Below are excellent resources on tobacco cessation developed specifically for Nunavut.
Introductory Tobacco Cessation Course: For Community Health Workers (CHRs, CWCs, COHCs, CPNP facilitators, youth coordinators, recreation coordinators, mental health staff, others).
Intermediate Tobacco Cessation Course: For clinical Health Care Providers (nurses, physicians, dentists, pharmacists, public health nurses, mental health nurses, other health professionals).
Video #1 – The 3As method – Johnny had a heart attack, and isn’t ready to quit.
Video #2 – The 5As Method – Laura has emphysema and is ready to quit.
Video #3 – Demonstration of an ineffective brief tobacco intervention – Noah has surgery and is not ready to quit.
Video #4 – Demonstration of an effective brief tobacco intervention – Noah has upcoming surgery and is not ready to quit.
Video #5 – Demonstration of the 5As Model - Mary is pregnant and ambivalent about quitting.
Video #6 – Demonstration of effective brief tobacco intervention with a youth who has asthma.
Addressing Tobacco Use in Pregnant, Breast-Feeding and Post-Partum Women: A public health issue
Smoking, Trauma and Trauma Informed Practice
Smoking Cessation for Safer Surgery: Tips for helping patients quit
Smoking Cessation in Vulnerable Populations
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